The Architectural Research Group (ARG) utilises highly innovative methods to deliver excellence in teaching, research and best practice development. Using a multidisciplinary approach, the ARG is composed of four highly specialised design led research clusters across design, arts & humanities, social & environmental science, practice & architectural technology.

This enables more robust design solutions to meet tomorrow challenges along with delivering the skills industry is asking for today.

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The Architectural Research Group (ARG) provides multidisciplinary research through four diverse research clusters.


See which staff work at The Architectural Research Group


Find out more about projects that are currently being funded

PhD Opportunities

PhD opportunities are advertised within the Doctoral College


View The Architectural Research Group (ARG) publications.


Contact details for ARG, Ulster University

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Each of the research clusters aligns with one of the SuperStudios to provide research led teaching.